Like a blast from the past, Majesco Entertainment has announced plans to release Double Dragon: Neon for PSN and XBLA on September 11th and 12th respectively. Twin brothers Billy and Jimmy Lee are back for action in this reboot from the 80’s original, where they will fight their way through 16 different levels offering 5 different degrees of difficulty. Check out the official announcement below for all of the details. You’ve been wanting some old school, side-scrolling, ass-kicking action…
ROCK ON, DUDE! DOUBLE DRAGON: NEON COMING TO XBLA AND PSN SEPT. 11/12
Since announcing the fresh new hotness that is Double Dragon: Neon, fans have been tapping their toes waiting for an official release date for the most radical game of 2012 (and 1987, becauseDouble Dragon: Neon is so awesome it rocks across time and space). Finally, we can let the cat out of the bag – Double Dragon: Neon will be coming to PlayStation®Network on September 11 for $9.99 and to the Xbox LIVE®Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft on September 12 for 800 Microsoft points.
Now that you’ve got the 411 on Billy and Jimmy and their bro-tastic adventure to take on Skullmageddeon and save their girlfriend Marion, get yourself pumped up by high-fiving your nearest bud and visit www.doubledragonneon.com, the official place for all things Double Dragon: Neon. Developed by the geniuses from WayForward Technologies, Double Dragon: Neon is a love letter to the classic beat ‘em up genre with modern sensibilities and a thick slather of Eighties acid-washed aesthetic.